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Fall 2018
A message from your Township Clerk
Dear Clinton Township Residents, I hope you are having a great summer. I have enjoyed serving as your Township Clerk. My staff and I are working hard to make things more efficient and convenient for you and we enjoy seeing you at our counter. Please don’t hesitate to stop by to ask questions and offer suggestions.
Election – November 6, 2018
Oct. 9 is the last day to register to vote in the Mid-Term Gubernatorial General Election, which is Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018. Polls open at 7 a.m. and close at 8 p.m. Please visit where you can view a sample ballot, find out if you are registered to vote, find your voting location, and track your absentee ballot.
Two receptacles for applications and ballots*
There are two locations to drop off your completed application and/or voted ballots:
• Clinton Township Civic Center, 40700 Romeo Plank Rd. Open until 8 p.m. on Election Day
• Clinton Township Police Dept., 37985 Groesbeck Hwy. Open until midnight the Sunday before Election Day
Clerk Kim Meltzer
*Please note, the receptacle at the Clinton Township Police Dept. will not be available to drop off applications and ballots after midnight the Sunday before Election Day. Anyone wishing to return ballots in person after that Sunday will have to deliver them to the Clinton Township Civic Center.
Absentee voters
Permanent absentee voters and voters who have requested an absentee ballot will soon receive their Nov. 6, 2018 General Election ballots. If you have not yet requested an absentee ballot and want one, you can do so by contacting the Elections Office at 586-286-9422. To receive an absentee ballot, the Clerk’s office must receive your application by Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018, before 2 p.m. The Clerk’s office is open that Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. to receive last minute requests for absentee ballots. Absentee ballots must be returned by 8 p.m. on election night to have your vote counted.
Election workers needed
Election workers are always in need for every election, and are paid for their time. To work as an election inspector, you must be 18 years of age and a registered voter in the State of Michigan. Election inspectors are paid from $150 to $250 for the day. Work starts at 6 a.m. and ends when the polls close at 8 p.m. If you are interested in participating in this worthwhile and rewarding day, you can stop by the Clerk’s office to apply, or go online and apply for the position of Election Inspector at

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